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acrimonious
(adj) stinging,bitter in temper or tone
bovine
(adj) resembling cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
consternation
(n) dismay, confusion
corpulent
(adj) fat; having a large, bulky body
disavow
(v) to deny responsibility for or connection with
despassionate
(adj) impartial; calm, free from emotion
dissension
(n) disagreement, sharp difference of opinion
dissipate
(v) to cause to disappear; to scatter, dispel; to spend foolishly, squander. to be extravagent in pursuit of pleasure
expurgate
(v) to remove pbjectionable passages or words from a writter text; to cleanse, purify
gauntlet
(n) an armored or protective glove; a challenge; two lines of me; armed with weapons with which to beat a person forced o run between them; an ordeal
hypothetical
(adj) based on an assumption or guess; used as a provisional or tentative idea to guide or direct investigation
ignoble
(adj) mean, low, base
impugn
(v) to cal into question; to attack as false
inteperate
(adj) immoderate, lacking in self-control; inclement
odium
(n)hatred, contempt; disgrace or infamy resulting from hateful conduct
perfidy
(n) faithlessnes, treachery
relegate
(v0 to place in lower osition; to assign, reffer, turn over; to banish
squeamish
(adj) inclined to nausea; easily shocked or upset; exessivly fastidius or refined
suvservient
(adj) subordinate in capacity or role; submissively obedient, serving to promote some end
susceptible
(adj) open to; easily influenced; lacking in resistance